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A Creative Agency

We help
tell their story.

Our Values

drive us to create.


Because anyone
can be a copycat.


Every story
is different.




Seriously, you should
look at other sites' code.

Our Work

Some projects we love.

Our Services

We only do what we are best at.

Web Design

Custom web design to fit your needs perfectly.

Website Improvement

If your website isn’t continually improving it’s slowly dying.


SEO isn’t as much of a mystery as it seems.


Code is like writing poetry, and we are rhyming geniuses.

Our People

Great people make great stuff. We start with great people.

Sandy Edwards

Sandy loves to get things done. From managing a project to developing a website she loves to help others grow their businesses online.

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Aaron Reimann

Lead Web Developer

Aaron is one of the co-founders of Sideways 8 and the lead geek on most projects. Look at him, pretty geeky, but also pretty awesome too. He also writes in 3rd person.

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Adam Walker

CEO, aka "The Hat Man"

Adam is a co-founder of the company and leads business development. He loves to be out meeting with people… and wearing cool hats of course.

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Garrett Rappaport

Jedi Web Developer

Garrett is a full-stack developer that loves building awesome web stuff that can assist people in their personal and professional lives.

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Gina Deaton

Project Manager

Gina works on things that are technical and creative. She loves to write and help with strategy, but also pitches in with building sites and managing data.

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Jac-Martin Dorion

Creative Director

With 18 years of experience, Marty’s role is to guide all visual design. His attention to detail and passion for excellent design help make sure that every site features a great user experience.

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Recent Blog Posts

The stuff we think about... all the time.

Episode 45 – Content Marketing

Podcast: Play in new windowSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Google Play | Stitcher | RSSMy guest on the show today is Scott Everhart. Scott Everhart is Senior Director of Marketing for Wycliffe Bible Translators USA in Orlando, Florida.  He is entering his third year both at Wycliffe and in the ministry vertical. The previous 18 years were spent marketing a variety of products and services ranging from software to soft drinks for both corporations and agencies. A North Carolina native, Scott spends his free time exploring Disney World with his 6-year-old daughter and trying to teach her why Star Wars is for girls too.  He’s been moderately successful with the latter. When not with his daughter, he enjoys Atlanta Braves baseball, going to the movies and hopes to be SCUBA certified in the next 18 months.
Highlights from this Conversation

What has worked well for you?

Never let a good anniversary go to waste
Content Marketing

Come up with a content plan annually and focus on quarters
It has to be a long term plan, it will take more than a quarter to see any results
Figure out what the audience wants and speak to that. Then make what they care about relevant to what we do.

Direct Mail
Cloud based technology

Inexpensive but very powerful

What hasn’t worked well that we can learn from?

Don’t fall into the “perfect tool” trap

What are you excited about?


Similar to giving Tuesday
Partnering with other organizations to reach a similar audience

Facebook Algorithm

Episode 41 – The Medium is the Message

Podcast: Play in new windowSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Google Play | Stitcher | RSSMy guest of today’s show is Arthur Rasco. Arthur is an award winning film producer and director based in North Carolina, who recently helped lead the efforts on a feature length documentary about the Ebola epidemic for Samaritan’s Purse called Facing Darkness. After working for Samaritan’s Purse for more than 11 years and filming in more than 30 countries, he’s now working on other feature length film projects independently. He has a passion for telling amazing stories, and quite often, those exist and come to us in the non-profit world as we encounter those who give and sacrifice so much for others.
Highlights from this Conversation

What has worked well for you?

The opportunity to tell stories
60 Second to 3 minutes video for social media.

Enough time to build a character and tell a story about them
The medium is the message, so you must understand the medium in order to craft your message.
Don’t forget to get still photos, even in the midst of shooting a video


What hasn’t worked well that we can learn from?

Know the end game when creating a video or presentation

How will what you are creating be used?
Is what you are creating a part of a larger media project?
How will you get traffic to what you are creating?
Does there need to be a call to action? If so, what is it?

What can we give to the audience through the stories that we are telling?


What are you excited about?

What drives people to work in difficult circumstances to help others
Excited about people’s’ stories and what we can learn from them
Related to marketing campaigns, who can you partner with?

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